Today I profile the local business blog of Heiress Salon, a beauty salon and boutique owned and operated by Lindsay Ellis of Penticton, British Columbia. This is my favorite (and IMHO, the best) hair salon in town, but their website does not do the place justice. This is Part 1, in which I review only […]
Blogging with Wordpress
Blogging with Wordpress is the simplest way for a beginner to start a blog, aka website. Rosalind Gardner has been using Wordpress since before it's inception and knows all the ins and outs of how to create a blog and use the best themes and SEO tactics to attract visitors to your new blog. Learn how to start a Wordpress blog here.
Here’s a true story about why every local business needs a website. Scott, the arborist, and his crew from Element Tree Services in Penticton had just finished doing a magnificent job of cutting, shaping and pruning the trees in my yard. As I was writing a cheque for his work, I asked, “What’s your website […]
Unless you are an affiliate who can afford to pay a fine of about £500,000 ($616,173 US at time of writing), you should read this. 🙂 The EU ePrivacy Directive passed last year went into effect on May 26th, 2012. Sites that are not in compliance are subject to the fine — and that doesn’t […]
Turnkey websites have been around for years and just as long as they have, people have been debating about their pros and cons. Of course, both sides have equally good points, but is there a way that you can pick a turnkey website which will allow you to reap all of the benefits while avoiding […]
Back in February, I challenged myself to blog everyday at 101Date.com and posted the results here. After a month-long break, it’s time to engage in another challenge. This month, I will: Post every day to at least one of my sites (here on NPT, WindingWay, 101Date.com and RosalindGardner.com) Walk for 2 hours a day (1 […]
Sometimes you have to challenge yourself to do better. This month, I’ve challenged myself to blog each and every day to my dating site at 101Date.com. The ‘challenge’ is due to the fact that I’m no longer too keen on the subject and have therefore been very remiss in posting to that blog. Ya, I […]